Oral History interview of Jane Boultin. Interview conducted by Fitzgerald, Jason at Windermere, FL.
0:33 Family and Education; 2:06 Arrival at Orlando; 4:30 Boot Camp; 6:39 Inspections; 8:21 Training; 10:09 Injury in Boot Camp; 10:40 Sexual Assault; 11:17 Personal Relationships in Boot Camp; 12:50 Experience at first Duty Station; 14:29 Graduation from Boot Camp / First Female recruits / Those who trained her; 17:14 Expectations about Boot Camp; 17:43 How Boot Camp influenced her; 19:40 Disappointment in military for lack of education in Sexual Assault / Harassment; 21:31 Work after her service; 23:06 A-school / Sexual Assault discovered by Navy; 24:25 Education and employment after service.
Date of Birth
Place of Birth
War or Conflict
Begin/End date of Service - 1st
Entrance into Service
Branch of Service
Unit of Service
NAS Miramar FS124 & Gun Fighters
Location of Service
Orlando (Fla.); San Diego (Calif.)
Petty Officer 3rd; Class PO3
Prisoner of War
Service Related Injury
National Defense Ribbon
Please see video.
PTSD; Involved in Veterans project.
City of Birth
Country of Birth
Location of Interview
Boultin, Jane; Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Personal Narratives; Women and the military -- United States; United States. Navy
Contains logs, audio and video recordings of interviews with Central Florida's veterans as part of a history class project for the students at the University of Central Florida (UCF). The UCF Community Veterans History Project(CVHP) started in fall 2010. It collects, preserves, and makes accessible to the public the experiences of Central Florida's veterans so that future generations will better understand the realities of conflict. It is a collaborative endeavor supported by multiple departments and offices at UCF. The veterans' histories are archived and made digitally available through the UCF library and selected materials are contributed to the Veterans History Project at the Library of Congress.
Contributor Affiliation / Organization
RICHES; University of Central Florida
Length of Interview
Department of History, University of Central Florida
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UCF Community Veterans History Project
Central Florida, RICHES, "Boultin, Jane interview" (2016). Veterans Oral Histories. 523.